Article Directory: Aviation

Building, painting and finishing aircraft models of all scales.

PLAAF Q-5 Hydrogen Bomb Flinger

It’s bulit directly from Trumpeter’s 1/72 kit. Thanks for enjoying.

Blenheim mk i RHAF 1/48 Classic Airframes

A very difficult build for this beautiful aircraft. I think the new Airfix must be a better choise for our nerves….

Airspeed Oxford 2, A25- / BM704, 1 Service Flying Training School RAAF 1943.

1/72 AZ, a few small modifications, finished in MM and Humbrol enamels with Future and Xtra flat over kit decals.

Hawker Sea Hawk Mk. 101 Hobby Boss 87252 in 1/72 scale

Hello, this time I have a little jet from the 50s for you. Sea Hawk Mk. 101, RB+259 from the “Marineflieger” of West-Germany 1957/58. the 2nd plane as shown on one picture ist the very old Airfix version of this […]

1/72 MPM( Academy) P-39D

This is the MPM boxing of the Academy P-39 kit. MPM provides a different decal sheet for the kit. I added Eduard seat belts, stainless steel tubing for the cowl guns, drilled out the other guns, Aires main wheels an […]

Update WIP 4: 1/32 Trumpeter SBD-3 Midway Variant

I have conducted an extensive review of the “Faded-Red Dot” concept on the National Insignia. I thank everyone for your wonderful feedback and detailed information related to this concept. I also asked the same question on several Face Book modeling […]

Academy 1/72 Spitfire Mk.XIV – Air racer style ‘Blue Ghost’

Hello there, This work was done for my club event three years ago. I changed Spitfire to Air Racer style. My concept was to make Spitfire with a mysterious blue flame. I finally won the Grand Prix at the club […]

Update WIP 3: 1/32 Trumpeter SBD-3 Midway Variant…need to resolve a decal issue.

OK here is my 3rd Installment of the 1/32 SBD-3 Build. I completed the primary camo paint job over the intricate, patchwork, pre-shading. (see 2nd build post: http://imodeler.com/2018/06/wip-2nd-update-1-32-trumpeter-sbd-color-challenge-resolved/). Bottom color is Vallejo Model Air USAF Light-Gray, Top Camo color is […]

Kasserine Pass Group Build, Monogram 1/48 scale He-111-H, “S7 + ZA” Stab / St.G. III North Africa 1942

I would like to start off by stating the Kasserine Pass Group Build was very enjoyable for me. David A. Thomas, (the founder of this group), was there with guidance and words of encouragement throughout the building process. I wish […]

Supermarine Spitfire Mk.XVI Eduard 1:144

My original conversion to the Mk.XVI version. Enriched model: Brengun, Master, Detail Set by Marudek. Decals Mr Decal. Paint Tamiya, Gunze